This tour is definitely not a highlight tour. You will visit some of the least known places to visit in Java and Bali. Starting from Central to East Java and then to Bali Island. Within two weeks you will be taken to some nature and adventure trip as well cultural tour. If you want below tour to be customized for places or hotel just inform us.
Day 1: Arrival Yogyakarta-Prambanan Temple-Borobudur
Upon arrival in Yogyakarta then visit Prambanan Temple, the biggest Hindu Temple in Indonesia. Afterwards drive to Borobudur Temple Area in Magelang. Overnight Manohara Hotel Borobudur
Day 2: Borobudur Sunrise-Borobudur Temple-Wonosobo (Breakfast ,Lunch )
Depart at 03.30 from hotel to Punthuk Situmbu Hill, located about 1 hour drive from Yogyakarta. Walk about 15 minutes to view point to watch sunrise with Borobudur and Mt Merapi as its background. Afterwards visit Borobudur Temple, the biggest Buddhist Temple in the world with its beautiful reliefs and stupas. Ride Horse Cart along Candirejo Village and then proceed to Pawon Temple and Mendhut Temple. Drive to Wonosobo, a city on mountain and enjoy boating around the lake. Overnight Kresna Hotel Wonosobo
Day 3: Dieng Double Sunrise Tour-Jumprit Spring- Merapi Lava Tour(Breakfast, Lunch)
Today you will enjoy the beauty of Dieng Plateau with its Silver and Golden Sunrise.
Depart about 04.30 from hotel to Tieng View Point to watch Golden Sunrise with mountainous background. Afterwards drive to Dieng Plateau , where Arjuna Temple Complex located to see the silver sunrise from behind a mountain. Proceed to Sikidang Crater with its bubling mud and then visit Lake Warna and Lake Pengilon, twin lakes located side by side but they have different water, one
sulfurous water and the other one has fresh water. Return to hotel, breakfast and check out. Drive to Jumprit Spring, where Budhist Monks collect holy water for Vesak Ritual annually. Proceed to Kaliadem Village, and take 4WD vehicle to some places where you can witness how Mt Merapi eruption destructed the village. Overnight: Inna Garuda Hotel Yogyakarta
Day 4: Gunungkidul Adventure Tour (Breakfast ,Lunch )
Depart at 07. AM from hotel to Gunungkidul area, located about 2 hours drive from the city of Yogyakarta. First you will enjoy vertical caving to Jomblang Cave, the cave depth is about 85 meters, but do not worry you will be accompanied by experienced local operator. Arrival at the bottom of Jomblang Cave you will walk about 20 minutes to horizontal cave connected to Grubug Cave,
where you can see the light from the surface creating mesmerizing heavenly light. Afterwards visit Sri Gethuk Waterfall. If still have time then visit some beaches located in Gunung Kidul. Overnight : Inna Garuda Hotel Yogyakarta
Day 5: Yogyakarta City Tour (Breakfast, Lunch)
Today you will visit: Sultan Palace, Underground Mosque, Water Castle, Ngasem Bird Market, Beringharjo Market. And then enjoy cycling along villages, farms and rivers. Overnight : Inna Garuda Hotel Yogyakarta
Day 6: Yogyakarta-Surabaya-Mt Bromo(Breakfast, Lunch)
Take Sancaka Morning Train from YOGYAKARTA (06.45) to SURABAYA (12.00), Lunch at local restaurant and visit House of Sampoerna Museum, a museum owned by PT HM Sampoerna which produces kretek cigarettes. Drive about 3 hours to Mount Bromo. Overnight: Lava View Lodge Bromo
Day 7: Bromo Sunrise Tour-Madakaripura Waterfall-Ijen Crater Area (Breakfast, Lunch)
Pick up at 03.30 by 4WD vehicle and enjoy the bumping offroad trip to Mt Penanjakan. Walk about 10 minutes from Jeep Parking Area to Mt Penanjakan view point where you can see the famous Bromo sunrise. Afterwards return to jeep and then drive to sea of sand and then soft trek about 30 minutes to the peak of Mt Bromo. From up the Bromo Crater Rim you can see the active Bromo Crater, Hindu Temple , Caldera and mountainous view in the vicinity, including Mt Semeru, the highest peak in Java. Return to Jeep and drive to hotel to have breakfast. Afterwards visit Madakaripura Waterfall which can be reached by 45 minutes’ walk along river. Drive to Ijen Area. Overnight Ketapang Indah Hotel.
Day 8: Ijen Blue Fire –Sukamade (Breakfast, Lunch, Simple Dinner)
Pick up at 01.00 and driving about 1 hour to Paltuding. From Paltuding then trek about 3.5 km or 1 hour to Ijen Crater and watch Ijen Blue Fire Phenomenon. Afterwards expecting sunrise and enjoy Ijen Crater and take picture. About 06.00 descend to Paltuding and drive to Sukamade located in Meru Betiri National Park. The ride will be bumpy but on the way you will enjoy various scenery of villages, cocoa and rubber plantation, river, and beaches. You can stop by at Rajegwesi beach for rest. Arrival in Sukamade, check in at Sukamade Guest House. About 08.00, after dinner, walk to Sukamade beach to await for turtle ashore and lays eggs (not
guaranteed). Overnight Sukamade Guesthouse (The only one available)
Day 9: Sukamade- Lovina, Bali (Simple Breakfast)
In the morning release baby turtle to the ocean and then breakfast. Afterwards check out and long drive to Rajegwesi Beach, take boat to the Green Bay, a hidden beach located in Meru Betiri National Park. Proceed to Ketapang Port. And drive to Lovina, Bali. Overnight: Aneka Lovina Hotel.
Day 10: Lovina Dolphin Tour-Tanah Lot- (Breakfast, Lunch)
Depart at 05.00 from hotel to enjoy dolphin tour at Lovina where Dolphin usually can be seen (85% possibility). Afterwards return to hotel, breakfast then check out. Drive to Gitgit Waterfall, Lake Bratan and Ulun Danu Temple, Jatiluwih Rice Terrace, proceed to Tanah Lot Temple.
Overnight:Best Western Kuta Beach
Day 11: Trunyan Cemetery (Breakfast, Lunch )
Your main destination today is Trunyan Cemetery, located across Batur Lake. This kind of cemetery can not be found anywhere else, only in Bali. Where Trunyan villagers put (not buried) the dead body under a magic tree which absorbed the odor from the corpse.
You will need to drive about 3.5 hours to Trunyan Village. And then take boat without engine for about 15 minutes to Trunyan
Cemetery. Enjoy soaking in a hot spring at Lake Batur Natural Hotspring. Afterwards visit: Tegalalang Rice Terrace, Ubud Palace, and Ubud Market
Overnight: Best Western Kuta Beach
Day 12: Barong Dance-Celuk Village-Uluwatu Tour (Breakfast, Lunch)
Morning visit Batu Bulan village to see Barong and Keris Dance performance, afterwards drive to Celuk Village, known as silversmith
village. Drive to the south peninsula of Bali, to visit: Garuda Wisnu Kencana Cultural Park and Padang Padang Beach. Proceed to
visit Uluwatu Temple, a temple overlooking Hindian Ocean.
Overnight: Best Western Kuta Beach
Day 13: East Bali Tour (Breakfast, Lunch)
In the morning, after breakfast then drive to east of Bali.
– Kertagosa (ancient Court House)
– Goa Lawah Temple (Bat Cave Temple)
– Tenganan Traditional Village (village of Bali Aga tribe)
– Besakih Temple (the most important Balinese Temple)
Overnight Best Western Kuta Beach
Day 14: Transfer Out (Breakfast)
Free program until we transfer you to airport.
-Hotel with bfast as program
-Transportation, 4WD, Boat as per program
-All entrance tickets as program which are valid for foreign travelers
-Madakaripura Motorbike taxi and raincoat
-English Speaking Guide
-Train Ticket Yogyakarta-Surabaya Executive Class
-Mineral Water during tour
-Bromo horse ride
What to prepare:
-Mosquito/Insect Repellent especially for Sukamade and Trunyan Cemetery
-Flip flops for Madakaripura walk
-Warm Clothing for Bromo Tour
-Flashlight for Ijen Blue Fire Tour